An ex and i have broke up and she is threatening to take over the loan. We're both on the paperwork but can she take the car from me?
If her name is on the title along with yours, she has as much right to possession of the car as you do. So, yes she could take the car from you. The true answer to your question really depends on all of the relevant documentation. That would include the title to the car as well as the loan documents. You should consult with a qualified Attorney to have them review those documents to determine exactly what your respective rights are with regards to the car.
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If she has a right to ownership, then she has a right to use/take the car. You probably don't have an agreement between the two of you saying how you can each use it, so you are simply joint owners of the car with equal claim of use and, if you can't work things out, should probably sell the car. If she doesn't agree to sell it, then you would have to bring a partition against before the court to force the sale if it is a big enough deal for you. You could, alternatively, attempt to work something out with the lender to take you off the loan and then simply let her have the car, if you are willing to walk away like that. Good luck.
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